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Pew: Apps Could Overtake Web Browsers As Main Internet Linkup
2012-03-26 07:52:37

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com “The Web uses what are called ℠hyperlinks´ to transfer from one page to another, or one computer to another. Just point the mouse to a hyperlink - a highlighted word, picture, or symbol - click and, zoom, you're off to related information,” Reid Kanaley, The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 27, 1995. As the World Wide Web exploded into the human consciousness at the end of the 20th century, people marveled at their ability to travel...

2011-12-30 10:30:13

Google and Facebook were at the top of the list for the most visited websites in the U.S. in 2011, according to figures from ratings powerhouse Nielsen Media Research. Google took the top spot with 153,441,00 unique visitors per month, but Facebook was not far behind with 137,644,000 unique visitors per month. Yahoo came in third with about 130 million visitors. But Yahoo is in a position to lose out even more if young people continue the trend to turn away from web-based mail, where...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).